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A handbook on the Philiphine Sweetpotato Anthropod Pests and their Natural Enemies

This is a guide prepared in the Philippines. It documents the sweetpotato arthropod pest and their natural enemies. Various strategies started to increase production have been hampered by pest damages resulting in high production losses. Therefore, this handbook is helpful in identifying sweetpotato arthropod pests and their natural enemies. The use of natural enemies is a promising alternative to use of chemicals in controlling pests. 

Authors: Divina Amalin, Erlina A. Vassquez, Divina Amalin, Erlina A. Vassquez

Contributors: Administrator, Administrator

Subjects: Sweetpotato pests

Pages: 90

Publisher: International Potato Center

Publication Date: 1993

Identifier: ISBN 971-91361-0-3

Rights: Open access

Keywords: Anthropods, Integrated Pest Management, Phillipines, Sweetpotato pests


Amalin, D.M. and Vasquez, E.A. 1993. A handbook on Philippine sweetpotato arthropod pest and their natural enemies. International Potato Center, Los Baños, Laguna, Philippines. Pp 82.